AMC Networks and M7 Group have confirmed that the Outdoor Channel will launch in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Belgium and the Netherlands on September 15th.
The deal marks the debut of a new, second Outdoor Channel feed which will initially be offered in the “Familie” package via CanalDigitaal in the Netherlands, in the “Basic” tier of TVVlaanderen in Belgium, and Skylink’s “Kombi” package in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The channel will be available on ASTRA 23,5 degrees East.
Mike Moriarty, Managing Director, AMC Networks International – Zone, Central Europe and DMC, says of the deal: “This expansion of Outdoor Channel in the region reflects the growing popularity of the channel and our dedication to reaching more audiences across EMEA. Partnering with M7 allows us to bring the great outdoors into the homes of even more fans of outdoor pursuits so they can experience spectacular adventures through the eyes of our world-renowned experts, passionate enthusiasts and celebrities.”